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Simon Davison
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Engineering Lecturer, Radio Amateur - M0YKS, Motorcyclist & Dad
Engineering Lecturer, Radio Amateur - M0YKS, Motorcyclist & Dad

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My Raw Score - CQ WW 2018
The Raw Scores are available in case you were wondering. I didn't do as well as I have done on low power but still came a respectful 8th place (Country) 126 place (Continent) and 351 place (World) in the Single Op High power All Band CQ WW SSB Contest. I wi...
Ham Radio: My Raw Score - CQ WW 2018
Ham Radio: My Raw Score - CQ WW 2018
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CQ WW DX CONTEST 2018 Round-up
This year was just as awesome as ever even though band conditions were limited I still worked lots of World Wide DX during the 2018 CQ WW SSB Contest. I managed to get in quite a few hours here and there throughout the entire contest and spent a lot of time...
Ham Radio: CQ WW DX CONTEST 2018 Round-up
Ham Radio: CQ WW DX CONTEST 2018 Round-up
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Half term break - CQWW SSB Contest 2018 Preparation
It's half term at College so I get to catch my self up a little and spend time away from the busyness of teaching, relaxing and spending quality time with my lovely family. So far I have been doing some D.I.Y jobs around the house and in between the fun I h...
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W1AW - ARRL HQ
I was checking propagation when I heard The ARRL Head Quarters coming in on 20m. The best bit was when he herd me calling on 20 watts. Check out the video and see for yourself. 73!
Ham Radio: W1AW - ARRL HQ
Ham Radio: W1AW - ARRL HQ
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Latest DX - Testing The G17B Amplifier Across The bands
The last two weeks have been interesting on the bands especially with the new Russian G17B x2 amplifier in line and working well. I have made the most of the propagation which has been up and down but worth the effort, as I put out some nice signals into No...
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Home brew PTT x 2
The new amplifier is set up to operate via a separate PTT  which was a foot pedal. I found this easy enough but had a better idea to try out with a couple of TIG welding torch rubber insulated switches that I had lying around. I began by making a stainless ...
Ham Radio: Home brew PTT x 2
Ham Radio: Home brew PTT x 2
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DX Hound
It looks like Finn the lurcher is loving my ham radio activity. Earlier I had my new amp ticking over as I worked Bob VP8LP down on the Falklands. Catch you soon with a closer look at the Russian made power amplifier that seems to be working superb.  73
Ham Radio: DX Hound
Ham Radio: DX Hound
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RUSSIAN G17B AMPLIFIER
I finally decided to try my luck with a proper amplifier and managed to get hold of a second hand Russian G17B amplifier which covers 80m through to 10m. I picked the amplifier up earlier this evening off of a radio amateur that was in the same county - Yor...
Ham Radio: RUSSIAN G17B AMPLIFIER
Ham Radio: RUSSIAN G17B AMPLIFIER
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New Ham Radio Videos
If you missed my recent YouTube Ham Radio videos you can catch up right here on my Blog. 73 Catch you on the bands or right here. 😎
Ham Radio: New Ham Radio Videos
Ham Radio: New Ham Radio Videos
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Rack The Shack
I completed the welding and fabrication work on my new rack for my radio shack and spent the afternoon re wiring and installing my radio equipment into the purpose built steel rack.The new rack is now in use in my main shack and is built to my own personal ...
Ham Radio: Rack The Shack
Ham Radio: Rack The Shack
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